One of the benefits of having a smartwatch is the ability to add small apps onto it. There are apps from as complex as a web browser to as simple as a calculator. Samsung smartwatches access the Galaxy Store to find watch faces, games, utilities, and more from both the phone or the watch itself. Adding a new app is simple both from the Galaxy Wearable app on your phone as well as through the Galaxy Store on your watch.
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The Fitbit Ionic was the company’s first attempt at a smartwatch and many users are still wearing and buying the device in 2020. However, the latest updates to the Fitbit Ionic seem to be breaking many smartwatches, and users aren’t getting much help since they’re out of warranty.
Fitbit has a wide range of fitness trackers and smartwatches to suit different types of people and purposes. One of the most interesting the company launched back in 2016 was the Fitbit Blaze, which was designed to be a hybrid between a smartwatch and a fitness tracker. It offers all of the functionality of a fitness tracker but with a larger screen and access to limited smartwatch capabilities so that it isn’t quite a full-on smartwatch.
Should you buy one in 2020? It really doesn’t make sense. Fitbit has come out with so many other devices over the last four years, many of which have more features and are offered for a similar price or just slightly more. If you [...]
Best answer: Yes, the Samsung Galaxy Watch Active is still a great buy. With all the new smartwatches coming out these days, it can feel difficult to keep up. Let us not forget the original Galaxy Watch Active is only a year old. It’s still an outstanding piece of tech with plenty to offer at a fair price. That being said, the second edition is packed with premium features that some users might appreciate.
Affordable fitness companion: Samsung Galaxy Watch Active ($150 at Best Buy)